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Carter 5k A multidisciplinary group identifies and helps hospital super-utilizers. Real-time simulation raises the bar for teaching. Collaborative keeps Enos Park residents from falling through the health care cracks Dr. Tracey Smith finds happiness in teaching others how to be healthy. Sixty-seven fourth-year medical students received their residency matches.


John Sutyak, MD, FACS
Dr. John Sutyak Receives Humanitarian Award

The award is given to the candidate(s) who best exemplifies service to human welfare through non-paid community service that betters the lives and health of her/his fellow man and the world around her/him. More

Dr. Jerry Kruse Dr. Jerry Kruse Honored By National Family Medicine Organization

The award honors an STFM member for outstanding work in political advocacy at the local, state or national level. More

SIU expands Telehealth Clinics at Franklin Hospital
SIU expands Telehealth Clinics at Franklin Hospital

Patients can visit Springfield-area medical providers using videoconferencing technology at Franklin Hospital instead of having to travel to Springfield.More

Memory and Aging Network
The SIU School of Medicine's Memory and Aging Network needs your help!

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine’s Memory and Aging Network will close unless it can raise $500,000 by May 31.View Video

Match Day Match Day 2016

Senior medical students in the graduating Class of 2016 at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine received results from the National Resident Matching Program. More

Student Portraits 2016
Skin Cancer Screening CRC Screening 2016 Teaching and Learning Junaia Carter 5K MOSAIC Moms

Healthy Dose Blog

Heat exhaustion vs heat stroke:
do you know what to do?

Learn how to spot the signs and what to do. If in doubt, call 911 to get the affected person help immediately.More

Don't let your summer fun go up in flames

4th of July firework displays are stunning, but they can be very dangerous if proper precautions are not taken.More

School's out, keep the kids active

Here are some tips for keeping active in and out of the summer heat.More

Healing the body through yoga

More than 100 types of yoga exist, but the main emphasis tends to focus on breathing exercises, and postures or poses that stretch, strengthen and flex various muscle groups.More

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